Catholics are encouraged to attend the public rosary for National and World Peace at 11 a.m. Oct. 12 in front of Destin Walgreens. It is one of more than 9,000 public rosaries scheduled nationwide that day. Public prayer appeases the anger of God and calls down His mercy. For more information, call Barbara Warburton at 269-2015.
LDS Family History Center
The new family history center hours will be 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 339 Lake Drive in Fort Walton Beach.
Sathya Sai Baba Group
The Sathya Sai Baba Group of Fort Walton will meet at 2 p.m. Oct. 20 in the home of Jorja Kelley for a group devotional singing, study circle and meditation. People of all faiths are welcome. Dr. Kavitha Hardy will speak on “The Process of Spiritual Growth.” Refreshments and fellowship follow. Call Jorja 642-0183 for address and directions.
Iron Men at Destiny Worship Center will host John Bevere, best selling author who writes on a variety of Christian and biblical-based subjects, at 7 p.m. Oct. 24. Doors open and “grub” served at 6:30 p.m., followed by worship and service.
The Gathering at Sandestin, a non-denominational Christian worship service, meets weekly at 10 a.m. in the Terrace Room of the Linkside Conference Center in the Sandestin Resort. David Seering, worship leader, and Billy Gray, pastor, lead the service.
Seering is a local entertainer who has performed for the military, three presidents, and a multitude of recording stars, not to mention many local events and charities. Gray is head of Billy Gray Ministries, a global missionary group that brings the Word of Christ. More information can be found at www.thegatheringsandestin.com.
Upper Room Morning Worship
Gather in the “upper room” upstairs at Marlin Grill in The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort at 9 a.m. each Sunday for an interdenominational morning service of teaching, praise and worship. Dress casual. Call 543-4382.
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